Alvorada

Composer: 
Catalog numbers: 

LKMP R00360/ HL 43246

Duration (minutes): 
18
Detailed Instrumentation: 
String Orchestra
Alvorada is a Portuguese word denoting a piece of music performed at daybreak as a greeting to a loved one. Each movement of Hartke's 3-movement Alvorada is set to a medieval Portuguese love lyric which might conceivably have been sung in such an early morning concert.